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Thetford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 15 September 2015

We booked the Tontine Hotel as a weekend stop over on our way to the Lake District as we had never visited Ironbridge, we though the location of the Tontine would suit us for touring the area unfortunately we didn't read the tripadvisor reviews before booking. From the outside The Tontine Hotel looked okay, but once through the front door...

2Thank Carol M
Reviewed 13 September 2015

Visited Ironbridge for the day. Opted for the carvery at this hotel. Very enjoyable & value for money. It was opposite the bridge so good view. Staff were friendly & helpful. Chef was helpful when carving the meat. Varied veg Inc parsnips .

Thank Lynne068_11
Crowthorne, United Kingdom
Reviewed 10 September 2015 via mobile

A very tired hotel seriously lacking some TLC. Indifferent staff(at best), basic amenities and below par breakfast in a hotel occupying the best location in Ironbridge. Really disappointing. This place isn't even trying. The room was rather moth eaten and didn't feel clean. Being above a pub too caused the stale smoky and alcohol smells to drift up to the...

1Thank Leighprend
Reviewed 1 September 2015

The location of this hotel is great. The view from our room looked directly across the Ironbridge. Our room was clean and tidy with 2 singles and a double bed in it. The bathroom was well stocked with soap and shampoo etc. The menu in the restaurant was very limited and we ended up using other local eateries. Breakfast was...

4Thank Adrian M
Wolverhampton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 25 August 2015

We thought we'd have a pint there as it had the best views of the bridge, we had wondered why the pub was empty, we soon realised it was because the barmaid was an unfriendly girl without any personality, we tried to engage her in a bit of conversation, we just looked at us confused.....I suggest they find friendlier staff!

3Thank Niki D
Devon(UK) & Iraq with the UN
Reviewed 19 August 2015

Outside this looks great! Inside ground floor is tidy and ok, but bar staff are not friendly, menu is limited and everything is painted a depressing green! This in an Enterprise Inn, and it's about time they spent some of their colossal rents on restoring this Hotel. The building is in a gem of a spot, and should be the...

1Thank Fairwind
Ruthin, United Kingdom
Reviewed 10 June 2015

We booked this hotel mainly for it's location and price. Having read some reviews we were a little dubious but decided to stay anyway (two nights). Our initial impression upon arrival was that we had made a big mistake but we proceeded to check in and were handed our room key and parking permit by a friendly, helpful member of...

3Thank frncsyvtt
Los Angeles, California
Reviewed 1 June 2015

Recently spent 2 nights at the Tontine. Was in room 8, the second floor per the English (third for the US). Great view out the window of the iron bridge directly across the street. While the room was not fancy, I was happy with it. I arrived on a Bank Holiday Monday so traffic and parking in the town was...

Thank Dave C
Reviewed 31 May 2015 via mobile

Just returned from a one night stay here. Firstly location excellent. Couldn't really be better. Plus parking is via a few permit so again excellent. Reception welcoming so again no complaints. However I couldn't award this hotel 4 stars which is 'very good' as it's very run down. It's a really old building the exterior looks ok but inside its...

1Thank Lizzidripping
Dudley, United Kingdom
Reviewed 21 May 2015

decided to drop in for a pint and have a few hours chatting outside just to relax from a stressful days work,, walked into the bar area we were nodded at by a very sultry looking lady who frankly should not be working in a customer service environment, having worked bars and clubs myself all over the world, you engage...

3Thank Mike B

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Additional Information about The Tontine Hotel

Address: The Square, Ironbridge, Ironbridge Gorge TF8 7AL, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Shropshire > Ironbridge Gorge > Ironbridge
Price Range: $113 - $149 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 8
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“Try somewhere else first!”
MatildasMum37, 21 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Free parking next door is an advantage if you arrive by car”
  • A double room facing the back was clean and quiet
M0stly_Business, 10 Nov 2016 | Read review
“avoid at all costs!”
ChrisLee1953, 3 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Go to anouther hotel”
acornsview, 17 Sep 2016 | Read review
“ask for a room overlooking the bridge.”
Darryl_Steventon, 12 Sep 2016 | Read review
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